POSEN, Ill (CBS) — A woman was struck and killed on I-57 in Posen after exiting a car on the expressway, police said.
The woman got out of a vehicle that was pulled over when a passing car struck and killed her north of 147th Street around 2:30 a.m., Illinois State Police said.READ MORE: Alphonso Joyner, 23, Charged With Shooting And Killing 71-Year-Old Woom Sing Tse In Broad Daylight In Chinatown
The driver of the other car stayed at the scene.
The woman was identified as Shante S. Williams, 23, of the West Englewood neighborhood.READ MORE: Woman Struck By Gunfire Inside Rogers Park Home
Outbound I-57 was closed between 127th Street and Sibley Boulevard for more than four hours.
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An investigation is ongoing.